Marc Márquez achieves his fifth victory at the GP of the Americas


Came to Austin and became its ‘sheriff’. In combination
repeated in the last five years of MotoGP, Marc Marquez has taken victory
in the GP of the Americas
. The Honda pilot has demonstrated once more because
Austin is your home and with an attack that is certain is you have escaped by your
fifth win in a row in Texas. Without being the fastest, Valentino Rossi has
finished second, while Dani Pedrosa has closed the podium
. For his part, Maverick Viñales has made its first mistake since he signed for Yamaha and
it has gone to ground in the first minutes of the test.

All the roosters in the chicken coop of the MotoGP saw
surprised by Dani Pedrosa
. The Catalan driver was the most ready in the output
and went on to lead the first laps of the GP of the Americas. However, your
pace was far from fast, and that allowed live at Zarco and Crutchlow with
the head group
. A group that lost to the leader of the classification, all time
Maverick Viñales went to the ground in the curve 18. Despite this, or Andrea
Dovizioso or Jorge Lorenzo managed to take the Ducati GP17 to the battle
real for the podium.


All in all, the GP of the Americas took what they wanted their king.
With a perfect overtaking Dani Pedrosa, the ’93’ was getting to break the
career and was on the run. Only the checkered flag and slowed down to a Marc
Márquez, who stood with his fifth consecutive victory in Austin
. Cure for
the pride of a pilot who had not begun the World in the best way.
For his part, Valentino Rossi crossed the finish line in second position despite
a penalty of 0.3 seconds by skipping a curve after a touch with Zarco.
– two for Honda on the podium completing Dani Pedrosa

Cal Crutchlow won the duel with Johann Zarco for the fourth
and became the best satellite. A
step behind, Andrea Dovizioso finished in sixth place, while Andrea
Iannone was seventh place. Danilo Petrucci was the one in charge of
to delve further into the wound ’99’, any time which Jorge Lorenzo had
to be satisfied with the ninth position
after being passed by the Italian in the
final stretch of the race. The top ten completing Jack Miller on the Honda
the team Estrella Galicia 0,0.

Red Bull Grand Prix of The Americas MotoGP 2017

Pos. Points Num. Piloto País Equipo Moto Diferencia
1 25 93 Marc MARQUEZ SPA Repsol Honda Team Honda 43’58.770
2 20 46 Valentino ROSSI ITA Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha +3.069
3 16 26 Dani PEDROSA SPA Repsol Honda Team Honda +5.112
4 13 35 Cal CRUTCHLOW GBR LCR Honda Honda +7.638
5 11 5 Johann ZARCO FRA Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha +7.957
6 10 4 Andrea DOVIZIOSO ITA Ducati Team Ducati +14.058
7 9 29 Andrea IANNONE ITA Team SUZUKI ECSTAR Suzuki +15.491
8 8 9 Danilo PETRUCCI ITA OCTO Pramac Racing Ducati +16.772
9 7 99 Jorge LORENZO SPA Ducati Team Ducati +17.979
10 6 43 Jack MILLER AUS EG 0,0 Marc VDS Honda +18.494
11 5 94 Jonas FOLGER GER Monster Yamaha Tech 3 Yamaha +18.903
12 4 45 Scott REDDING GBR OCTO Pramac Racing Ducati +28.735
13 3 53 Tito RABAT SPA EG 0,0 Marc VDS Honda +30.041
14 2 8 Hector BARBERA SPA Reale Avintia Racing Ducati +31.364
15 1 19 Alvaro BAUTISTA SPA Pull&Bear Aspar Team Ducati +1’06.547
16 38 Bradley SMITH GBR Red Bull KTM Factory Racing KTM +1’22.090
17 41 Aleix ESPARGARO SPA Aprilia Racing Team Gresini Aprilia 2 Laps
Not Clasificado
22 Sam LOWES GBR Aprilia Racing Team Gresini Aprilia 10 Vueltas
44 Pol ESPARGARO SPA Red Bull KTM Factory Racing KTM 12 Vueltas
76 Loris BAZ FRA Reale, Avintia Racing Ducati 13 Vueltas
25 Maverick VIÑALES SPA Movistar Yamaha MotoGP Yamaha 20 Vueltas
17 Karel ABRAHAM CZE Pull&Bear Aspar Team Ducati 20 Laps